Lesson Plan Title : Torn Paper Christmas Scene
Age Range: Grade 6 through grade 8 (Middle School)
Overview and Purpose: Students use torn paper to create a Christmas scene. The rough edges and vague details create a unique and interesting picture.
Objective: The student will be able to tear paper and use it to create a Christmas scene.
Various colors and styles of fibrous papers
Students are only allowed to tear paper to create their pictures. They cannot use scissors or pre-cut shapes. Every side of the paper must be torn. Students use the paper to create a Christmas scene. Encourage them to use layering techniques to create the effects they want.
Students could also add 3D objects to their pictures. Buttons or natural items like twigs might fit very nicely with their scenes.